Is Kalanchoe a Perennial?

Kalanchoe is a perennial succulent commonly used in landscapes in USDA hardiness zones 10 and 11. Kalanchoe tolerates dry conditions and grows best in partial shade. Gardeners in hardiness zones 7 to 9 often use kalanchoe as a summer annual.

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S.F. Heron is an avid gardener with three years of experience in online writing and a working background in aviation and earth and ocean sciences. She is published on various sites, including Helium, eHow and Xomba. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in journalism from the University of Maryland.